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Subject: Re: Torrente
Author: Mino Sagani   (guest)
Date: September 19, 2007 at 9:56:15 AM
Reply to: Re: Torrente by Jim Young
If this surname comes from Italy, There are man probabilities that it comes from the province of TRAPANI, in Western Sicily. Most probobly from the municipality of FAVIGNANA, the EGADI ISLAND, now a paradise for tourists.
This surnames comes probably from toponimy, though the origin from the italian word "torrente", in English "stream", "brook" seems to me uncertain.
Messages in this thread:
  • Torrente - Lebeke  Sep 18 2007, 1:39:04 PM
    • Re: Torrente - Jim Young  Sep 19 2007, 7:53:40 AM
      • Re: Torrente - Lebeke  Sep 20 2007, 6:40:56 PM
      • Re: Torrente - Mino Sagani  Sep 19 2007, 9:56:15 AM